05/28/18 - NNHS Newsletter -
“The brave die never, though they sleep in dust:
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Assuming all is well with both me and my computer systems, we observe this day here every year.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Donna Chadwell Nunemaker ('64) of VA and FL AND Dee Hodges Bartram ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
30 -Mickey Spivey ('65) of FL AND Chuck Jones ('66) of FL!
31 - Calmet Sawyer ('57) AND the late JoAnn Houston Parrott ('61)(deceased 02/18/18) AND Edna Whitcomb Harrison ('65) of VA AND Kathy Reece Burke (Warwick HS - '72)!
01 - Dawn Yevak of VA;
02 - Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA AND AND Linda Booth Reed ('63) of VA AND Connie McGhee Soles ('63) of VA;
03 - Bill Combs ('63) AND Gail Kiger Bonsey (Ferguson HS - '73) of OR;
04 - Raoul Weinstein ('57) of GA AND Catherine Slusser Hudson ('64) of VA!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|May 28, 1918 - The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic and the First Republic of Armenia declared their independence.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
May 28, 1940 -
British forces recaptured
Norway. This was the first allied infantry victory of the War.
THIS DAY IN 1968:
|Monday, May 28, 1968 - Singer-songwriter, producer, and
Kylie Minogue was
born Kylie Ann Minogue in
Monday, May 28, 1968 - Sergeant and sniper Fyodor Okhlopkov (b. Fyodor Matveyevich Okhlopkov [Фёдор Матве́евич Охло́пков] on 02 Mar 1908 in Krest-Khaldzhay, Yakutsk Oblast, Russian Empire) died in Krest-Khaldzhay, Yakut ASSR, Soviet Union at the age of 60.
From My Friend, Susan, of NC -05/27/15:
becomes a living and an attractive virtue when it is regarded not only
as a willingness to die manfully, but also as a determination to live
decently. A moral coward is one who is afraid to do what he thinks is
right because others will disapprove or laugh. Remember that all men
have their fears, but those who face their fears with dignity have
courage as well.”
Thomas S. Monson,
Thanks so much, Susan!
|Thank you, Joan!|
('65) of NC -
05/27/17 - "There IS a Difference":
FROM OUR ARCHIVE:
From Jimmy Hines ('64) of VA - 05/24/18:
|Thank you so much, Santa Jim!|
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 05/27/18:
Thank you, Jerry!
|Thank you, Janice!|
Thank you, Sarah Sugah!
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 05/20/18 - "Good and Beautiful Flowers" (#8 in a Series of 19):
Turn off your t.v.
Turn off your cell phone.
Power down your computer.
Turn off your mind chatter.
Sit still and connect to the divine.
Do this for at least ten minutes a day.
You'll be surprised at the guidance that comes through.
--A student of life
Thank you, Shari!
“I mean what I meant.”
(18 Nov 1899 - 12 Mar 1985)
BONUS PATRIOTIC CROCHET PATTERNS:
BONUS MEMORIAL DAY RECIPES:
A woman had bought lots of shoes over time and she
decided it was time to kick the habit. She really took it seriously,
even changing her driving route to avoid her favorite shoe store. One
evening, however, she arrived home carrying a shoe box. Her husband
grinned at her, but it didn't faze her at all.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 05/26/18
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
Words byJohn Newton, 1779
Amazing grace! (how sweet
That sav'd a wretch like me!
I once was lost, but now am found,
Was blind, but now I see.
'Twas grace that taught my heart to fear,
And grace my fears reliev'd;
How precious did that grace appear,
The hour I first believ'd!
Thro' many dangers, toils and snares,
I have already come;
'Tis grace has brought me safe thus far,
And grace will lead me home.
The Lord has promis'd good to me,
His word my hope secures;
He will my shield and portion be,
As long as life endures.
Yes, when this flesh and heart shall fail,
And mortal life shall cease;
I shall possess, within the veil,
A life of joy and peace.
The earth shall soon dissolve like snow,
The sun forbear to shine;
But God, who call'd me here below,
Will be forever mine.
Bagpipes Version of "Amazing Grace" midi courtesy of
at the suggestion of Dave Spriggs ('64) of VA - 05/21/08
"Amazing Grace" lyrics courtesy of http://www.littleleaf.com/amazinggrace.htm, also at the suggestion of Dave Spriggs ('64) of VA - 05/21/08
Thanks again, Dave!
Memorial Day Image courtesy of Tommy Jenkins ('66) of VA - 05/21/10
Animated Military Seals clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/26/06
Elaine's Memorial Day Bar Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://homepages.tesco.net/~derek.berger/holidays/memorialday.html - 05/24/06
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty
('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Ferguson High School's Anchor clip art courtesy of Steve Silsby (FHS - '72) of
NC - 12/14/05
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of https://tearsfromalonelygod.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/a-drop-in-the-bucket - 05/23/16
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